University of Wisconsin–Madison
“I shall never be content until the beneficent influence of the University reaches every home in the state.” - UW President Charles Van Hise 1904

Oct. 29, Gloria Ladson-Billings

Educating all of Wisconsin’s Students?

Gloria Ladson Billings headshot.Wisconsin is widely known as a state with education outcomes (e.g. state standardized tests, NAEP, ACT, SAT) better than the national average. Unfortunately, these good outcomes do not extend to African American students where educational disparities between Black and White students are reportedly the worst in the nation. This presentation looks at these disparities and raises issues about how the state could better meet the needs of ALL students.

Check out the Facebook event for the lecture here.

Stream live here on October 29th at 6 pm.